law breaker

lawbreaker

[law-brey-ker]
noun
a person who breaks or violates the law.

Origin:
before 1050; Middle English lawbreker; replacing Old English lahbreca. See law1, breaker1

lawbreaking, noun, adjective


transgressor, criminal offender, perpetrator.
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lawbreaker (ˈlɔːˌbreɪkə)
 
n
1.  a person who breaks the law
2.  informal something that does not conform with legal standards or requirements
 
'lawbreaking
 
n, —adj

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